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De Beers
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Throughout this report I will attempt to identify the problems that De Beers are at present facing. I will then formulate a set of recommendations for action to facilitate them to move into the U.S. market by means of proposing a relaxation of U.S. antitrust laws with limitations on illicit diamonds, and in conclusion I will finish off with a number of implementation steps intended for the solutions that have been suggested.
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De Beers' recommended strategy
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The company possess leading market share worldwide in the diamond industry (Bain and Company). The most important strategy De Beers… Previously when a competitor tried to offer diamonds outside the De Beer’s central selling organization, De beer used to flood the market with similar strategy thus destroying the attempt of competitor pricing power so it was…
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De Beers - Blood Diamonds
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De beers – Blood Diamonds Introduction In the recent past, managers of organisations prime goal were towards increasing shareholders wealth. To date there is a rapid change and the debate that has hit many businesses is on how to give back to the society and at the same time increase shareholders wealth.… After creation of social legislation in 1970s,…
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DE Beers Diamond Dilemma
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Some of the factors in the macro-environment that affects the various decisions within an organization are political, economic, social, technological and environmental factors. All these factors are can be analyzed using Pestle framework (Gillespie, 2009).… Political factors These factors emerge from the various policies, which are imposed by the government.…
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De Beers and US Anti Trust Law
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Diamond market is dominated by De Beers world over for more than one hundred years since its inception in 1880. The diamond trade has been managed by a 'cartel' since these days headed by De Beers mining company. Once the availability of diamond mines shrunk to Africa and a few in Brazil, the diamond mines in Africa controlled the availability of the diamonds in the market and their price.…
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The Management of Global Trade Distribution - De Beers
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The Management of Global Trade Distribution - De Beers Name University Date I. Background De Beers as a company started along with the diamond rush in the 1800s when massive diamond mines were discovered in South Africa. A businessman name Cecil Rhodes bought as many diamond mine as he could together with a farmland owned by the De Beer family (De Beers Industry Profile 2013).…
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Advertisement campaign: De Beers - A Diamond is forever
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De Beers is the diamond mining and polishing industry which has been able to make a prominent place of its diamond in the global market. Recently, the company has been able to capture the market of several Asian countries, and India in particular.… In 2011, it has recorded sales revenue of $7.38 billion, with a profit increase of 72% from the preceding year.…
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The Interview With The Representatives From TOYOTA; DE BEERS; PFIZER
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This is the example of an interview taken from several respondents at the same time representatives of large corporations. The respondents (representatives of such companies as TOYOTA; DE BEERS; PFIZER) were asked questions about their companies dealing with the CSR program; how it was employed by their firm. … It is management’s task to bring the point home…
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Corporate residence in the modern world The rule for determining the place of central management and control is authoritatively expressed in Lord Loreburn's speech in De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd v Howe [1906] AC 455: a company resides
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The concept of residence is essential in deciding the tax foundation that falls under the federal Income Tax Act.1 A purpose of residence will influence the scale of income taxable,2 the tax rate, 3special taxes imposition,4 the requirement to hold… It will emphasize the statutory regulations applying to company residence and set out the case law of central…
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The rule for determining the place of central management and control is authoritatively expressed in Lord Loreburn's speech in De Beers Consolidated Mines Ltd v Howe [1906] AC 455: a company resides... where its real business is carried on
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This comes due to lack of understanding on the laws governing their operations. Each business has its contractual capacity, ability to get into a contract and to… This paper seeks to address varies aspects of law of contract, a case study where these laws are applicable. This law provides for the enforcement of rules of association with one another at…
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The diamonds water paradox
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De Beers should be viewed as one of the lasting monopolies in the world. A blend of control of the world’s diamond supply and little or no close substitutes created this monopoly. In addition to this, De… This can be viewed as the reasons behind Argyle’s successful entrance into this market. The firm’s dictatorial styles is used in marketing diamonds where…
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Monopoly
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Economists group industries into four distinct market structures (pure competition, pure monopoly, monopolistic competition and oligopoly) to understand how price and output are determined and to assess the efficiency or inefficiency in the many product markets in the economy… It was unthinkable to make diamonds available to the general public. However, supply…
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Case analysis
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De Beers, as the world’s largest and almost monopolistic controller of the diamond industry from mining to retailing, has had more than its share of detractors and faces enormous challenges in the face of emerging competition and changing socio-political environment. Using… This tool permits a systematic and disciplined evaluation of internal and external…
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Microeconmoics problems
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Question 1: a) Hiro’s accounting profit= total revenue - traveling and other expenses- depreciation of computer = 100000 – 550000 – 2000 = $43000 Hiro earns an accounting profit of $43000. b) Hiro’s economic profit= total revenue - traveling and other expenses- depreciation of computer- Interest forgone- salary forgone = 100000 – 55000 – 2000 – 100 – 50000 = ($7100) Hiro earns an economic loss of $7100.…
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Microeconmoics problems
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Each customer pays $15.25 for a one-hour workout and hence $15.25 is the marginal benefit received by admitting one customer. When the first customer is admitted, the marginal benefit ($15.25) exceeds the marginal cost of that customer… However, if the fourth customer is admitted, marginal cost ($15.5) exceeds the marginal benefit ($15.25). Hence 3 customers…
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Market Strategy and Anti-Trust Regulation
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De Beers Company was the monopoly in the industry and created a deadweight loss situation, where it was impossible to achieve equilibrium, as it was the price setter (Thompson, Arthur,… To be specific, the company targeted a large market through the Product Line Expansion Strategy. In explanation, the De Beers Company had an effective distribution channel and…
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The topic depend on what writer writing about
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I think this is a great move because the company is planning to generate more capital through the sale of some of its production operations. De Beers… The Kimberly Mines, which is up for sale, deals with the extraction of diamond for export purposes (Miller and MacDonald, n. p). However, the article does not offer cost analysis of the mine in regards to the…
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Diamonds Industry of South Africa
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The focus of this essay is an analysis of the current agreement and working relationship between De Beers cartel and the ANC government, and their implication on various industry stakeholders, primarily inside South Africa. Chapter III starts with a discussion on the nature of monopolies and cartels, and traces the emergence of the De Beers conglomerate as an innovative diamond cartel with the discovery of diamond mines in South Africa.…
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Social Performance of Organizations
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The nature, structure, types of products or service of De Beers Diamond Co., and two (2) key factors in the organizations external environment that can affect its success and rationale.… 3. Five ways in which the primary stakeholders can influence the organization financial performance…
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Social Performance of Organizations
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De Beers Diamond Company, whose headquarters are in Luxembourg City, is well known for the mining of diamond, operating of diamond shops, trading as well as manufacturing of various diamond products. Having being founded by Cecil Rhodes through the support of Alfred Beit, a… However, some of the producers refused making the De Beer to flood the market with…
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Communication in business
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Communication in Business The social responsibility of business is to increase its profits – Milton Friedman A business that makes nothing but money is a poor business. ~Henry Ford The contrasting ideologies, quoted above, are apt in describing the current on-going debate regarding the role of business in society today.… While on the other end, the ideology…
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The influence of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) on Taiwanese Consumers' Purchase Intention and Brand Image in the Diamo
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-Table of Contents 1 Title and Introduction 2 2 Literature Review 4 2.3 Purchase Intention 10 4. Research Methodology 14 5 Results and Analysis 17 6. Conclusion 40 List of Figures Figure 1: CSR pyramid 6 Figure 2: Dimensions of Brand Knowledge 9 1 Title and Introduction 1.1 Title The influence of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) on Taiwanese Consumers’ Purchase Intention and Brand Image in the Diamond Industry 1.2 Introduction In spite of the pessimistic worries of the global economy, in 2011 the global diamond industry performed successfully beyond expectation.…
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Diamond Producing in South Africa
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How individuals in the governments of South Africa, Botswana and Namibia have provided invisible assistance to Debeer. Including the National Union of Mineworkers and many other companies, research institutions, NGOs, and numerous departments to mention. The report on partnership with the government.… The UK-based company owns stakes in leading global…
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Commodity Chains
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One such trade involves diamond. De Beers is known across the globe for creating the finest engagement rings and wedding rings made from diamond as well as other elegant diamond jewellery. To that end, the firm deals… In this regard, the paper will discuss Diamonds from Angola produced by DeBeers De Beer operates in over 25 nations and mining occurs in…
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BUSINESS ENVIRONMENTS AND PUBLIC POLICY
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From the first policy issue on Joint Venture between De Beers Diamond Company and Botswana, De Beers Diamond Company discovered diamond mines in Botswana after the country gained its independence in 1967. It is the main company that produces and sells diamonds in Botswana. The… The company has a truly effective corporate social responsibility in the country.…
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